About a fortnight ago, the Red Hat was in spotlight with sparkling news that European Space agency (ESA) has developed an on-premises private cloud infrastructure that uses Red Hat enterprise Linux. In a bid to enhance the compatibility of system in lines with the requirement of ESA project. Red Hat consultancy has complemented with ESA during the implementation and customization of Red Hat operating system. The complex virtual environment can now be provisioned within minutes directly by the end users as opposed to months. Furthermore, the ESA IT teams can now monitor the computing resources consumed by the users in real time.
Services necessary for daily corporate activities and solutions delivered to restricted group of power users requiring a highest level of service availability are very well managed by this IT infrastructure. Moreover, the agency’s IT department has to support users operating across Europe who need specific applications, which along with their data must be available at all times. These requirements is met by the private cloud infrastructure. ESA Cloud is based on VCE systems, on a blade x86 architecture, it is managed entirely by Orange Business Services, with Red Hat Enterprise Linux as one of the platforms supported in the ESA Cloud.
To quote Gianni Anguilletti, country manager, Italy, Red Hat: “The European Space Agency has a very unique set of requirements, which are difficult to be matched by any other organization in the world. Specifically, the technology platforms they choose need to be highly reliable and flexible, as well as consistently delivering excellent performance …….The choice made by ESA highlights once again that Red Hat solutions can be a cornerstone of the most critical infrastructures of the market “
These are clear indications that redhat is ought to grow tremendously in the days ahead as more and more industries and businesses sectors discover its advantages. With this flourishing Hat Red Linux deployment, an increased demand for professionals who are up-to-date with Red hat Linux skill sets and certification will find abundant opportunities.